Friday Concurrent Sessions

Morning Sessions

Lymphoma

Chair: Dr. Jeffrey Bryan

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TimePresenterTopic
8:00 am - 9:00 amDr. Alma RodriguezTreatment of recurrent/refractory diffuse large B-cell
lymphomas in human adults
9:00 am - 9:20 amDr. Jeff BryanCanine lymphoma: Are we doing enough?
9:20 am - 9:40 amDr. Steve SuterTransplantation to extend survival
9:40 am - 10:00 amDr. Luca AresuRecent advances in the understanding and treatment of canine B-cell lymphoma
10:00 am - 10:30 amMorning Break
10:30 am - 11:30 amDr. Ari MelnickMolecular bases of B-cell lymphoma
11:30 am - 11:45 amDr. Diana GiannuzziIntegrated analysis of RNA-seq, MBD-seq and copy number
variations in canine marginal zone and follicular lymphoma
11:45 am - 12:00 pmDr. Sungwon LimIndividualizing chemotherapy for canine lymphoma based on ex vivo drug sensitivity test

 

Surgical Oncology

Chair: Dr. Carlos Souza

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TimePresenterTopic
8:00 am - 9:00 amDr. Mark ScarboroughOsteosarcoma in humans: A comprehensive review of surgical reconstructive techniques
9:00 am - 9:15 amDr. Michael DeveauMethodology: Osteoplasty with custom made three-dimensional polymethylmethacrylate implants
9:15 am - 10:00 amDr. Carlos SouzaLarge invasive adrenal tumors: Major challenges to improve success rate
10:00 am - 10:30 amMorning Break
10:30 am - 11:30 amDr. Mauricio PipkinIn vivo lung perfusion and advances for treatment for lung metastasis
11:30 am - 12:00 pmDr. Carlos Souza and
Dr. Marine Traverson
Controversial topics in surgical oncology

 

Pre-Clinical Molecular/Imaging

Chair: Dr. Doug Thamm

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TimePresenterTopic
8:00 am - 9:00 amDr. Richard GorlickOsteosarcoma: What we have learned from children’s oncology group trials and our next steps
9:00 am - 9:20 amDr. Ryohei YoshitakeCombined treatment of BRAF/EGFR inhibitors inhibits growth of canine urothelial
carcinoma cells with BRAF mutation
9:20 am - 9:40 amDr. Robin HollandIB-DNQ as a dual-acting immunochemotherapeutic for controlling local
and metastatic transitional cell carcinoma
9:40 am - 10:00 amDr. Julia MateraIntra-tumoral injection of Tigilanol Tiglate in canine mast cell tumors:
Time-assessed thermographic images, computed tomography and clinical response
10:00 am - 10:30 amMorning Break
10:30 am - 11:30 amDr. Amy LeBlancComprehensive molecular imaging: Challenges & opportunities
11:30 am - 12:00 pmPanel Discussion

Afternoon Concurrent Sessions

 

Immunotherapy/Translational Medicine

Chair: Dr. Antonella Borgatti

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TimePresenterTopic
1:30 pm - 2:30 pmDr. Nicola MasonImmunotherapy in companion animals: The successes, failures and barriers to overcome
2:30 pm - 2:45 pmDr. Rowan MilnerSurvival data from the osteosarcoma University of Florida nanoscaled
MPL-Liposome ganglioside (GD3) vaccine trial
2:45 pm - 3:00 pmDr. Jeannette KellyConcurrent use of chemotherapy and Immunocidin® for treatment of
canine lymphoma and osteosarcoma
3:00 pm - 3:30 pmAfternoon Break
3:30 pm - 4:30 pmDr. Bruce WalcheckExpression of recombinant Fc receptors by engineered NK cells for
universal tumor antigen targeting
4:30 pm - 4:45 pmDr. Sho YoshimotoComparison of different intracellular signaling domains in canine chimeric antigen receptor T cells
4:45 pm - 5:00 pmDr. Shay BrachaTumor reactive immune margin of bone marrow from appendicular osteosarcoma
patients correspond with disease-free interval

 

Radiation/Interventional Radiation

Chair: Dr. Michael Nolan

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TimePresenterTopic
1:30 pm - 2:30 pmDr. Marine TraversonNovel interventional limb-sparing approach to bone tumors in veterinary medicine
2:30 pm - 2:45 pmDr. Franck FlochProof of concept of arterial chemoembolization for treatment of prostatic carcinoma in dogs
2:45 pm - 3:00 pmDr. Olivier KeravelTreatment of feline fibrosarcoma with wide surgical excision and intraoperative
orthovoltage irradiation: Preliminary results
3:00 pm - 3:30 pmAfternoon Break
3:30 pm - 4:30 pmDr. Michael KentRadioimmunotherapy: What is the role of radiation therapy?
4:30 pm - 5:00 pmPanel Discussion

 

Molecular Diagnostics

Chair: Dr. Steven Suter

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TimePresenterTopic
1:30 pm - 2:30 pmDr. Matthew BreenOpportunities for new molecular diagnostics in veterinary oncology
2:30 pm - 3:00 pmDr. Chand KhannaA clinician’s perspective on molecular diagnostics in oncology
3:00 pm - 3:30 pmAfternoon Break
3:30 pm - 4:30 pmDr. Steven SuterTwo useful molecular diagnostic tests for veterinary oncologists
4:30 pm - 5:00 pmDr. Chand KhannaMolecular approaches to canine hemangiosarcoma